DECEMBER NEWSLETTER 2018

ABOVE: Sydney Show 2018 Hello and welcome to Nioa Pastoral Company’s last newsletter for 2018. The last twelve months have proven to be hard times indeed with the ongoing drought and the challenges associated with it. The Darling Downs as with most areas of QLD suffered badly with no rainfall between early March and late October. For us, this […]

BIG S SANTA SALE

Inviting all Cattlemen along to the BIG S SANTA SALE.SEPTEMBER 6th Towoomba Show Grounds. Check out lots 14,15,16. Lot 16 NIOA MANTLET M02(P)Sire WAVEHILL JAGER J14 (PS)EKKA GRAND CHAMPION 2015And 1/2 brother to NIOA MARKSMAN, Junior & Grand Champion Bull, Royal Easter Show Sydney 2018. DOWNLOAD Super Santa Sale Ad A5

BRISBANE SHOW – EKKA 2018

ABOVE: NIOA Dilly N07(P) second in class, 8 – 12 month old heifer,  We are very pleased with our results in our second year of showing, extremely tough competition from Australia’s leading studs. Results from Brisbane Show (EKKA) are as follows: Heifer – 8 Months and under 12 MonthsNioa Dilly N07 (P) – 2nd Bull […]

NIOA NITRO N04(P) – SOLD

Nioa Pastoral Company would like to congratulate Oakdale Santa Gertrudis Stud on the purchase of Nioa Nitro N04(P). Nitro is by Wave Hill Jager (PS) and out of Talgai I29. We wish Oakdale Stud all the best in the future with this young bull.

MAY NEWSLETTER 2018

Hello, and welcome back to what’s been happening at Nioa Pastoral in recent times. March was a busy and exciting time for us with preparations for the Sydney Royal Easter Show and the logistics of getting our cattle and associated equipment 660 km south. The trip turned out to be very successful with Nioa taking […]

GRAND CHAMPION – SANTA GERTRUDIS BULL

NIOA Pastoral Company is proud to announce that NIOA Marksman M06(P) took out Grand Champion – Santa Gertrudis Bull at the Sydney Royal Easter Show 2018. For all enquiries please contact Shannon Gardner: 0418 797 050

JANUARY NEWSLETTER

Hello and welcome to 2018. Not a lot has happened on the weather front for us on the Darling Downs in the last two months with only 23mm of rain recorded in December, and January going down in the books as a dry month. We did manage to a good result with our Chick-Peas averaging one and […]

DECEMBER NEWSLETTER

Hello and welcome to NIOA’s monthly newsletter.  November saw some good rain on the Darling Downs although patchy in places. It was much needed and welcomed by all in the farming community. Here at Nioa we were appreciative of the rain with our crop of chick peas being a bit late flowing, they still benefited […]

NORTH COAST NATIONALS

The North Coast Nationals were held in Lismore NSW last weekend. This turned out to be a very fruitful weekend with a bag full of ribbons and three trophies to take home. There was also a breed pair perpetual trophy. We teamed with Yugilbar to win Champion of Champions all breeds male and female – which was retained […]

OCTOBER UPDATE

Hello and welcome to the NIOA Pastoral Co. October monthly newsletter. Firstly, let us introduce ourselves. Stud owners Rob and Eliza Nioa, property manager Shannon Gardner and leading hand Mitchell Lollback. Here at Nioa Pastoral Co. we have made a firm commitment to the Santa breed and look to source, breed and promote our quality Santa Gertrudis […]